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Code7 Contest


Microsoft has announced a new contest for software developers called the “Code7 Contest” !!!

All you gotta do is, write a native Windows 7 Application that uses one or more of the five new features in Windows 7

1. Libraries
2. Windows Touch
3. DX11 (DirectX 11)
4. Sensor and Location Platform
5. Shell Integration

Finalists will be invited to present their applications to a panel of judges at the Microsoft Partner Developer Conference 2009 (PDC09) in Los Angeles, CA, USA. The first prize is a real gem: $17,777 in cash, the opportunity to present the application to Microsoft executives at PDC2009, plus worldwide interest in your developed application.

More details on the Contest – Click Here (

Well, This is a great opportunity to show the world your creativity and coding Secrets. Also, It is a way for you to cash in on your knowledge and skills !!!

All the best !!!

3 replies on “Code7 Contest”

Hi Vijay,Very useful information. We will try to participate this program.Keep send information’s.Thanks.regards,S.Devarajan.

Hi Vijay,
Very useful information. We will try to participate this program.
Keep send information’s.


Finalists from the 7 participating regions will present their application idea to Microsoft at the upcoming PDC09 to be held in Los Angeles, California. The trip will be free of cost. Along with the cash prizes, finalists will also get a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate signed by a Microsoft VP and a Code7 Award.

The first 30 submissions will get a Windows 7 Plaque each – Act fast. This offer ends on Sep 30, 2009

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